Port Meetings Continue in NC, FL, and GA as Part of SAFMC Visioning Project: Fishermen Input on Snapper Grouper Fishery is Needed! Several SAFMC Advisory Panel and Scientific and Statistical Committee Meetings Scheduled for March through May 2014 Next Council Meeting Set for June 9-13, 2014 in Ponte Vedra Beach, FL Want to learn about federal Fisheries Science and Management? Apply today for the 2014 SouthEast Marine Resource Education Progam!


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Federal Waters off South Carolina to Reopen to Fishing for Brown, Pink, and White Shrimp; Effective May 1, 2014
Reminder that Commercial Harvest of Black Sea Bass Using Pot Gear is Allowed in the South Atlantic Starting May 1

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SAFMC Position Announcement: Coral/Fishery Biologist; Applications Due April 30, 2014
The South Atlantic Fishery Management Council is currently soliciting applicants for open advisory panel seats as well as applications from...
Upcoming Meetings Target Federal Fisheries Management Issues - Scientists convene in April; Advisory Panels provide input: Port meetings continue as...